“We are honored to be a finalist for the prestigious 2012 Edison Award and proud to be able to enhance public safety through Smart911,” said Todd Piett, ENP, Chief Product Officer at Rave Mobile Safety.
Framingham, MA (PRWEB) February 23, 2012
Smart911 from Rave Mobile Safety has been named a finalist for the 2012 Edison Awards. Smart911 is the trusted database of critical data for 9-1-1 callers which improves call processing time and incident outcomes for citizens, 9-1-1 call centers (PSAPs) and public safety officials. Smart911 saves lives by providing an extra level of protection to citizens and responders through our safe and secure data that we make available to those responding to the 9-1-1 emergency call. Smart911 is free to citizens in supported areas as it is funded through existing 9-1-1 fees. “We are honored to be a finalist for the prestigious 2012 Edison Award and proud to be able to enhance public safety through Smart911,” said Todd Piett, ENP, Chief Product Officer at Rave Mobile Safety.
The Edison Awards recognize ideas at the forefront of new products, services, marketing, design and innovation. Winning an Edison Award has become one of the highest accolades a company can receive in the name of innovation and business. "The Edison Awards provide an exclusive platform for honoring innovation, recognizing innovators, and encouraging ongoing innovation among today's development teams, researchers, designers, 'intrapreneurs' and entrepreneurs," says Thomas Stat, the 2012 Edison Awards Steering Committee Chairman. "We're inspired by our 2012 finalists and delighted to have this opportunity to recognize and promote the outstanding accomplishments they represent."
About Smart911 – Smart911 is an application in Rave Mobile Safety’s public safety suite. Rave Mobile Safety is the most trusted software partner for campus and public safety. Used by leading Institutes of Higher Education and State and Local Agencies, the award-winning portfolio of RaveAlert, RaveGuardian, Eyewitness, Smart911 and SmartPrepare enables millions to feel safe, secure and connected. Rave Mobile Safety is headquartered in Framingham, MA. For more information please visit http://www.ravemobilesafety.com
About The Edison Awards - For more information about the Edison Awards visit http://www.edisonawards.com. Winners of the Gold, Silver and Bronze Edison Awards will be announced April 26, 2012 at the Capitale in New York. The awards are named after Thomas Alva Edison (1847-1931) whose extraordinary new product development methods and innovative achievements garnered him 1,093 U.S. patents and made him a household name around the world. The ballot of nominees for the Edison Best New Product Awards(TM) is judged by a panel of more than 3,000 individuals, including members of the Marketing Executives Networking Group (MENG), an organization comprising America's top marketing professionals and academics. The panel also includes professionals from the fields of product development & design, engineering, science and education.